Canon EOS M5 Specifications

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Product
Name Canon EOS M5
Manufacturer Canon
Release Date and Price
Release Year 2016
Release Date 2016-09-15
MSRP 979 USD
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Camera Type
Camera Type Mirrorless
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DSLR vs Mirrorless Cameras
Camera Series Canon M Series
Sensor
Sensor Size APS-C (approx 22.3 x 14.9 mm)
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Sensor Type CMOS
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Resolution 6000 x 4000 pixels
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Megapixels 24 MP (24000000 total pixels)
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Image Processor DIGIC 7
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Image
ISO Range 100 - 25600
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White Balance Presets 6
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Custom White Balance Yes
Setting Up Custom White Balance in Your Camera
Image Stabilization No (5-axis for video only)
Image Stabilization in Digital and Mirrorless Cameras
Uncompressed format RAW
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Optics and Focus
Autofocus Motor Yes
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Autofocus Contract Detect (sensor)
Phase Detect
Multi Area
Center
Selective Single Point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Touch
Face Detection
LiveView

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Focus Points 49
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Lens Mount Canon EF-M

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Canon Lens Mount Adapter EF-EOS M
Focal Length Multiplier APS-C Sensor
1.6x multiplier
Example:
24 mm becomes 38 mm
50 mm becomes 80 mm
100 mm becomes 160 mm
200 mm becomes 320 mm

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Screen and viewfinder
Articulated LCD Tilting
Screen size 3.2
Screen dots 1620000
Touchscreen Yes
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Screen Type TFT LCD
Live view Yes
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Viewfinder Type Electronic
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Viewfinder Coverage 100%
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Viewfinder Magnification 0.62x
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Viewfinder Resolution 2360000
Photography features
Frames per second 9 fps
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Minimum Shutter Speed 30 seconds
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Maximum Shutter Speed 1/4000 seconds
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Built-in Flash Yes
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Built-in Flash Range 5 meters
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External Flash Yes
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Self-Timer Yes
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Time-lapse No
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Metering Modes Multi
Center Weighted
Spot
Partial

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Exposure Compensation 3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
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Videography features
Video Recording Yes
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Video Format MPEG4
H.264

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Video Resolution 1280 x 720
1920 x 1080

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Built-in Microphone Yes
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Built-in Speakers Yes
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Storage
Memory Card SD/SDHC

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Connectivity
HDMI Output Yes
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Microphone Port Yes
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Headphone Port No
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Wireless Yes
Built-in (802.11/b/g/n with Bluetooth and NFC)

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Remote Control Yes (Wired, wireless, or smartphone)
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GPS No
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Body and Dimensions
Enviromentally sealed No
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Battery Battery Pack
Battery Details LP-E17 lithium-ion battery & charger
Battery SKU LP-E17
Battery Life 295 shots according to CIPA
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Width 116 mm
Height 89 mm
Depth 61 mm
Weight 427 gram including battery
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